Conformity The Power of Social Influences

We live in an era of tribalism, polarization, and intense social division — separating people along lines of religion, political conviction, race, ethnicity, and sometimes...

The Ethics of Influence Government in the Age of Behavioral Science

In recent years, 'nudge units' or 'behavioral insights teams' have been created in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany and other nations. All over the world, public...

On Freedom

In this pathbreaking audiobook, New York Times best-selling author Cass Sunstein asks us to rethink freedom. He reveals that freedom of choice isn't nearly enough. To be free, we...

Why Nudge? The Politics of Libertarian Paternalism

The bestselling author of Simpler offers a powerful, provocative, and convincing argument for protecting people from their own mistakesBased on a series of pathbreaking lectures...

Constitutional Personae Heroes, Soldiers, Minimalists, and Mutes (Inalienable Rights)

Since America's founding, the U.S. Supreme Court had issued a vast number of decisions on a staggeringly wide variety of subjects. And hundreds of judges have occupied the bench....

World According To Star Wars

"Star Wars is the ultimate mythological tale of our age, a hero's journey that is a tribute to the beauty of human freedom as well as an exploration of its dark complexities. In...

Choosing Not to Choose Understanding the Value of Choice

Our ability to make choices is fundamental to our sense of ourselves as human beings, and essential to the political values of freedom-protecting nations. Whom we love; where we...

On Rumours How Falsehoods Spread, Why We Believe Them, What Can Be Done

Rumours are as old as human history, but with the rise of the internet, it's now possible to spread stories about anyone, anywhere, instantly.In the 2008 US election, many...

The Cost-Benefit Revolution

Why policies should be based on careful consideration of their costs and benefits rather than on intuition, popular opinion, interest groups, and anecdotes. Opinions on government...

How Change Happens

The different ways that social change happens, from unleashing to nudging to social cascades. How does social change happen? When do social movements take off? Sexual harassment...

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